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Violín

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

Mozart: concerto of choice (1st movement) with cadenza
Any major concerto of the Romantic era: 1st movement with cadenza
Orchestral excerpts (1st violin parts):

    •   (2nd violin part)  Smetana: Overture to Bartered Bride, beginning to DB of m. 52
    •   R. Strauss: Don Juan, beginning to 13 after [C]
    •   Brahms: Symphony No. 1, mvt. IV, mm. 22-28, m. 92 to DB of m. 132
    •   Mozart: Symphony No. 39, mvt. IV, beginning to m. 78
    •   Mozart: Symphony No. 39, mvt. II, beginning to m. 27, mm. 30-60 [CUT m. 39, PLAY ENTIRE m. 38 and GO DIRECTLY TO DB m. 44]
    •   Mendelssohn: Scherzo from Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, beginning to m. 99
    •   Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, mvt. III: m. 99-114 (L'istesso tempo)
    •   Brahms: Symphony No. 4, mvt. III: beginning to DB of m. 63 [C]

Viola

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

1st movement with cadenza from either Stamitz or Hoffmeister concerto, or equivalent composer before 1900
Two contrasting movements of any J.S. Bach solo work
Orchestral excerpts:

    •   Beethoven:  Symphony 5 mvt 2 - beginning to m. 106
    •   Brahms:  Variations on theme by haydn - variations V and VII
    •   Mendelssohn:  Scherzo from Midsummer - m. 17 - D
    •   Mozart:  symphony 35 mvt 4 - mm. 134 - 182
    •   Strauss:  Don Juan - beginning to D
    •   Shostakovich:  Symphony 5 mvt 1. - rehearsal 15 - 17

Cello

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

One movement from any standard concerto or solo work before 1900
Two contrasting movements of any J.S. Bach solo work
Orchestral excerpts:

    •   Beethoven:  Symphony No. 5, mvt. II
    •   Brahms:  Symphony No. 2, mvt. II
    •   Mendelssohn:  Midsummer Night's Dream, Scherzo
    •   R. Strauss:  Don Juan

Contrabajo

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

1st and 2nd movements from concerto by one of the following: Koussevitsky, Vanhal, Bottesini, or Dittersdorf (either orchestral or solo tuning)            
Orchestral excerpts:

    •   Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Reh. 9-13, 77-78
    •   Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, Mvt. III, Scherzo and Trio
    •   Mozart: Symphony No. 39, Mvt. I (mm. 13-21, 40-98, 292-end) & IV (pickup to m. 105-138)
    •   Brahms: Symphony No. 2, Mvt. I (Reh [E] to [F]), and Mvt. IV (Beginning to Reh. [B], mm. 244 to Reh. [M])
    •   Mozart: Symphony No. 40, Mvt. I
    •   Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, recitative only

Arpa

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

    Mozart: Concerto in C Major for Flute and Harp, Mvt. 1      
    Handel: Harp Concerto in B-flat major, Op. 4, No. 6; 1st movement
    Orchestral excerpts:
        •   Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker, Suite No. 1, iii. Waltz of the Flowers, mm.3-33   
        •   Britten: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Variation 1, Fugue: [I] to DB of [L]
        •   Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique, Mvt. II (complete)
        •   Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra, Mvt. IV. mm. 42-58, mm. 119-127

Woodwind Instruments

Oboe

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

Mozart: Oboe Concerto in C major, K. 314; 1st movement plus cadenza 
Orchestral excerpts:

  • •   Rossini:   Overture to La Scala di Seta,Opening Solo to Reh. 1, pickup to Reh. 2 to DB of Reh. 3
  • •   R. Strauss:  Don Juan, pickup to 5th bar of [L] to DB of [N]  
  • •    Mendelssohn:  3rd Symphony, Mvt. II, pickup to [A] to DB of [B], pickup to 4 before [C] to DB of mm. 100
  • •    Ravel:  Le Tombeau de Couperin, Prelude; Opening to DB of Reh. 2
  • •    Brahms:  Violin Concerto in D major, mvt. II, Opening to mm. 32

Flauta

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

    Mozart: Concerto in G major, K. 313; 1st movement, Exposition
    Orchestral excerpts:
        •   Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream, Scherzo, 2 before [P] to End
        •   Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, opening to 3
        •   Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Mvt. IV, 5 before B to 13 before [C]
        •   Dvořák: Symphony No. 8, mvt. IV, 8 before [D] to [E]
        •   Rossini: William Tell Overture,20 before [F], Allegro Vivace
        •   Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals, Voliere
        •   Beethoven, Leonore Overture No. 3, mm.1-36, mm. 328-360
        •   Prokofiev, Symphony No. 1 (four excerpts total): Mvt. II (B-C), Mvt. IV (2 before A to D), 2 before [U] to End
        •   Brahms, Symphony No. 4, Mvt. IV, mm. 89-105

Fagot

    Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

    Mozart: Bassoon Concerto in B-flat major, K. 191; 1st and 2nd movements, Exposition
    Orchestral excerpts:
    • •    Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, Op. 36, mvt. II ending solo, m. 274 to end
    • •    Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Overture,  mm. 1-7, mm. 101-172
    • •    Ravel: Bolero, solo, rehearsal 2 to rehearsal 3
    • •    Beethoven: Symphony No. 4, mvt. VI mm. 15-25, mm. 184-199, mm. 300-302, m. 348 to end

Brasswind Instruments

Corno Francés

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:
    A standard concerto of your choice, 1st movement

    Orchestral excerpts:
        •    Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5, mvt. II, solo
        •    Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel,  Op. 28, Gemächlich (beginning to Reh. 1)
        •    Wagner: Siegfried, Shortcall
        •    R. Strauss: Don Juan, 17 measures before Reh. [O] to [P], Reh. [Y] to 4 measures after Reh. [Z]

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Trompeta

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

    Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat major, Hob. VIIe 1, 1st movement with cadenza
    Orchestral excerpts:
        •    Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 – off-stage calls
        •    Mahler: Symphony No. 5, mvt. I – beginning to mm. 84, mm. 211-256
        •    Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition – Promenade
        •    Stravinsky: Petrouchka (1947), Ballerina's Dance – 1 before Reh. 134 to Reh. 139, and Reh. 143 to Reh. 147
        •    Wagner: Parsifal, Prelude – 8 measures after Reh. 1 to Reh. 3

Trombón

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

F. David: Concertino for Trombone, Op. 4, 1st page 
Orchestral excerpts:

  • •    Mozart: Requiem, Tuba Mirum
  • •    Ravel: Bolero 
  • •   Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel, 4 before 36 until 3 bars before 38
  • •   Brahms: Symphony No. 1, C to Allegro
  • •    Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries, upbeat to 6 until 3 bars after 7
  • •    Rossini: William Tell Overture, 1st trombone, Reh. C to 9 bars after D

Trombón Bajo

Por favor preparar lo siguiente:

Bach: Cello Suite No. 5,  Sarabande
Orchestral excerpts:

    •    Haydn: The Creation, No. 26, beginning until 1 before A
    •    Rossini: William Tell Overture,  Reh. C to 9 after D
    •   Respighi: Fountains of Rome, upbeat to 11 until 3 after 14
    •    Berlioz: Hungarian March - 6 bars before Reh. 4 until 3 bars after Reh. 5
    •   Schumann: Symphony No. 3, first 8 bars of final movement
    •    Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries – upbeat to Reh. 11 until 5 bars after Reh. 12

Chinese Instruments

Suona

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por consultas sobre el repertorio.

Erhu

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por consultas sobre el repertorio.

Pipa

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por consultas sobre el repertorio.